refugee

Educating Refugee Mothers

Educating Refugee Mothers

Kendice Hartnell writes about the empowering education we offer to refugees, which ranges in topic from childbirth to driving, to carseat safety and cooking advice. We do more than educate these mothers, they have become dear friends. 

Unlocking the Golden Prison: Refugees Receive Driver's Education

Unlocking the Golden Prison: Refugees Receive Driver's Education

Each year, about 1,300 refugees are resettled in and around Nashville. Though some programs exist to aid in their adjustment, there is currently no program to help refugees become licensed drivers. Rebekah Davis, a student at the Institute for G.O.D. International, first became aware of this problem after working with a Bhutanese family.